18 Oct, 2016

Global Dairy Prices Climb 1.4%

Markets | By: Jim Dickrell

U.S. dairy prices now again competitive on world markets.

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17 Oct, 2016

Wisconsin Dairy Farmers Go rBST-Free

News | By: Anna-Lisa Laca

In January dairy farms in Wisconsin will face a new challenge as creameries and co-ops decline milk produced with rBST. Farmers will have to adapt.

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17 Oct, 2016

PDPW to Host Food & Policy Summit

News | By: Mike Opperman

The Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW) will be hosting the PDPW Food & Policy Summit on October 25-26, 2016 at the Sheraton Hotel, Madison, Wis.

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17 Oct, 2016

It May Not Be Wise to Raise Every Heifer

Data | By: Mike Opperman

Not every heifer is better than a potential cull cow.

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14 Oct, 2016

Western Corn Belt Dairy Budgets Improve in September

News | By: Jim Dickrell

A vastly improving PPD helped offset higher hay prices.

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14 Oct, 2016

More than 52,000 E.U. Farmers Sign-up for Dairy Diversion Program

News | By: Wilfried Wesslink

In Holland, FrieslandCampina is encouraging even more production cut backs. 

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13 Oct, 2016

Board Recommends up to $3.6M in Aid for N.H. Dairy Farmers

News | By: The Associated Press

A New Hampshire board that oversees a never-before-funded emergency fund for dairy farmers has recommended that the Legislature approve up to $3.6 million for them for drought assistance.

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12 Oct, 2016

Higher Exports Could Negate Slowdown in Restaurant Business

Markets | By: Fran Howard

Despite a contraction in the restaurant business, restaurateurs remain optimistic about the next six months

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12 Oct, 2016

WASDE Forecasts Lower Milk, Cheese Prices

Markets | By: Mike Opperman

The USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) for October raised 2016 and 2017 milk production forecasts over last month due to cow inventories growing more rapidly than previously expected.

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12 Oct, 2016

Comments Pour in for Plan on Big Eastern Oregon Dairy

Business | By: The Associated Press

The public will have another month to weigh in on a controversial new mega-dairy proposed at the former Boardman Tree Farm property.

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